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H.R. 5794 (101st): Age Discrimination Claims Assistance Amendments of 1990

To amend the Age Discrimination Claims Assistance Act of 1988 to extend the statute of limitations applicable to certain additional claims under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967.

Sponsor and status

Oct 4, 1990
101st Congress (1989–1990)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 3, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 3, 1990.

Pub.L. 101-504

Edward Roybal

Representative for California's 25th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 3, 1990


14 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 7 Republicans)



Oct 4, 1990

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Oct 11, 1990
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 19, 1990
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 3, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 5794 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5794. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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